Established 2004

Ruddlesden geotechnical

Ruddlesden geotechnical provides ground investigation, geotechnical consultancy and contamination assessment services.

Based in Exeter, but covering the whole of the UK, albeit primarily concentrated in the South West, Ruddlesden geotechnical was formed in 2004.

Ruddlesden geotechnical works on behalf of a wide client base, including local, regional and national housing developers, housing associations, commercial developers, building contractors, structural and civil engineers, architects, building consultants, quantity surveyors, local authorities and private individuals.

Development projects range from single dwellings and extensions to large housing estates, multi-storey flats, offices, industrial units, roads, slopes, schools, hospitals and basements.

The services and projects listed on this web-site provide an indication of those carried out by Ruddlesden geotechnical, but others are carried out. If your requirement is not readily identifiable on this web-site, please contact us as we may still be able to help you.

  • AGS
  • Constructionline
  • CSCS
  • SMAS
  • ECFC trust
  • Latest news

    29 Jul 2019

    Venerable Volcanics!

    Lamprophyre, which is known locally as "Exeter Volcanic", is a relatively rare rock type that is sought after by conservation architects for the repair of historic buildings. Ruddlesden geotechnical have been delighted to have been involved in propos...

    Venerable Volcanics!
    Venerable Volcanics!
  • Recent projects

    Rotary Borehole Rig Craned-In, in Devon

    Rotary cored boreholes were undertaken as part of a geotechnical investigation for the proposed retaining wall in North Devon. Restricted access meant that the drilling rig had to be craned onto the site. Cores of the rock were recovered and logged b...

  • Recent projects

    Supervision of Contamination Remediation of Former Petrol Filling Station

    Ruddlesden geotechnical recently supervised the contamination remediation works for residential development of a former petrol filling station site in Exeter. Ruddlesden supervised the excavation of the underground fuel storage tanks, pipelines and i...